Taran Sangari, MD

SangariAssociate Professor and Associate Chief of Pediatric Anesthesiology

Contact Information

University of Florida
College of Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology
1600 SW Archer Road
PO Box 100254
Gainesville, Florida 32610-0254

Office Phone:

(352) 273-8298

Email:

tsangari@anest.ufl.edu


Dr. Sangari joins us as an Associate Professor and Associate Chief of Pediatric Anesthesia, and he comes to us from Valley Children’s Place in Madera, California, where he was a Staff Anesthesiologist in the Department of Pediatric Anesthesia & Pain Medicine. He earned his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from the University of Gulbarga Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College in Karnatake, India and completed several residencies in New Delhi at the Safdarjang Hospital; in Cleveland, Ohio, at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, and in Little Rock, Arkansas, at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Dr. Sangari completed his fellowship at Arkansas Children’s Hospital in the Division of Pediatric Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pediatric Congenial Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology. He was also the Director of Acute Pain Medicine, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, and Director of Pediatric Pain Medicine there. He is certified in Medical Acupuncture for Physicians from Helms Medical Institute in Berkeley, California.

 

Education and Training

2007 Certification in Medical Acupuncture for Physicians Helms Medical Institute Berkeley, CA
2005 Fellow – Pediatric Anesthesiology Arkansas Children’s Hospital
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR
2004 Resident , Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Little Rock, AR
2002 Associate Director of Medical Affairs, Clinical Research Ixion Biotechnology, Inc. Alachua, FL
2001 Resident, Department of Anesthesiology The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Cleveland, OH
2000 Resident, Department of Preliminary Medicine & Anesthesiology The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Cleveland, OH
1993 Rotating Internship Safdarjang Hospital New Delhi, India
1992 Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery University of Gulbarga Karnataka, India

 

Awards and Honors

  • Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award from the Arnold P. Gold Foundation for work with children and families at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, internationally through Operation Smile and for positive impact on colleagues, students and trainees at UAMS. April 2015
  • Red Sash Award given by senior medical students at UAMS to Anesthesia faculty as having had the most significant input into their medical education. May 2014
  • Victory Pin for compassion care awarded by the Peri-Operative Nurses at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, Arkansas. August 2013
  • Red Sash Award given by senior medical students at UAMS to Anesthesia faculty as having had the most significant input into their medical education. May 2013
  • Dr. Lionel Glassman Excellence in Anesthesia Award 2012, awarded by Operation Smile, Norfolk, VA for volunteer work as a physician and working on standardizing anesthesia procedures and protocols in multiple languages at the Comprehensive Cleft Care Center in Assam, India.
  • Golden Apple Award for Most outstanding Clinical Instructor of Anesthesiology 2009-2010 Department of Anesthesiology, UAMS
  • Golden Apple Award for Most outstanding Clinical Instructor of Anesthesiology 2007-2008 Department of Anesthesiology, UAMS
  • Victory Pin for Compassion care awarded by the Peri Operative Nurses 2007
  • Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Golden Apple Award for Most outstanding Clinical Instructor of Anesthesiology 2005-2006 Department of Anesthesiology, UAMS
  • Award for Teaching Excellence as a New Faculty Member 2005 Department of Anesthesiology, UAMS
  • Alon P. Winnie, MD Award for Excellence in Pain Medicine, June 2004 Department of Anesthesiology, UAMS

 

Professional Memberships

  • Society of Pediatric Anesthesiology
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • California Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Arkansas Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Operation Smile, Norfolk, VA

 

Selected Publications

  • Sangari T, Tariq S. Anesthesia and perioperative care for neonatal emergencies. World Clinics: Anesthesia, Critical Care & Pain – Pediatric AnesthesiaVol-2 (In press)
  • Dilley JD, Abraham EJ, Sangari T. The Use of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy as a Substitute for Blood Pressure Monitoring in a Patient with Severe Osteogenesis Imperfecta.  Open Journal of Anesthesiology Vol.2 No.4(2012), Article ID:22250,3 pages DOI:10.4236/ojanes.2012.24 (August 2012)
  • Shah S, Shah S, Gopalkrishnan S, Sangari T. Incidental finding of a metallic nasal foreign body during MRI, Pediatric Anesthesia, Volume 18 Issue 8 , Pages 695 – 808 (August 2008)
  • Shah S, Shah S, Sangari T, Martin T. An unusual complication following laparoscopic pyloromyotomy and a classic pediatric anesthesia dilemma, Pediatric Anesthesia, Volume 18, Issue 8, Pages 800-801 (April 2008)
  • Shah S, Sangari T, Qasim M, Martin T. Severe hypertension and bradycardia after dexmedetomidine for radiology sedation in a patient with acute transverse